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Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals

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Kaulu Street, near Beach, Pob 633, Waimanalo, Oahu, HI 96795
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$159 (USD)
Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay. Yard area a great place for a picnic lunch and very Hawaii. Local eateries within walking distance and also very non-touristy. Beach is less than 5 minutes walking and just about perfect. Hosts are welcoming. Overall location good for exploring O'ahu.

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Thank you Mac for your review! Yes, Waimanalo has a very "local" flavor and is a great starting point for exploring the whole island. Were glad you enjoyed our gardens and your stay with us here at Hale 'Nalo. Please come visit us again! HN More 

Lancaster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hale 'Nalo provides the visitor with the closest venue to the best beach in all of Hawaii. We have visited many beaches on the Hawaiian islands but none compare to the 30 second walk from Hale 'Nalo. Whether it's full sun or total shade the ~6 mile view usually has about 40 people in sight. Simply amazing. Herlinda and Wayne... More 

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Thank you for your review George! We agree, it is a fabulous yet uncrowded beach, to swim, to walk, or to relax, (you are welcome to use our beach gear) and all only a moment away. We too look forward to your return. Whether it's in our spacious Garden Suites, or you decide to stay in our Luxurious Zen Treehouse,... More 

Brooklyn, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I came to Hawaii for 8 days -- a couple days vacation followed by a retreat to do some writing. We stayed the whole time at Hale 'Nalo in the upstairs rooms and loved it! It was my second time there, and once again it was just what I needed. Favorite parts: the breeze and ocean sounds... More 

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HaleNalo, Owner at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Thank you AS for the lovely review! Hale ‘Nalo is lovely and quiet retreat in a perfect location: a long pristine white sand beach with a shady firm path that runs alongside, perfect for long strolls or runs. We provide the essentials then respect your privacy; available if needed. We’re so happy you’re happy. Do please come again! HN More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I traveled here for Christmas. Great loft in the middle of a quiet sleepy town of waimanalo and just a short 3min walk to one if the most amazing beaches on the island. We will for sure be back.

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Bernie! Our Zen Treehouse truly is a great space, whether you want to just relax and enjoy a tropical holiday, or make it your home base to explore Oahu. Welcome back anytime, as family! Aloha, HN More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We had a beautiful stay at Hale 'Nalo. The apartment is only a few steps from a lovely quiet endless stretch of sand. It is very private and had a great kitchen, comfy bed and gorgeous bathroom. We enjoyed chatting to Wayne, patting Sophie and Herlinda even fattened us up with freshly baked cookies. The apartment is easy to find... More 

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Aloha Frieda! Thank you so much! We really enjoy hosting guests like you, friendly & enthusiastic, and we agree, hang out, relax time is great here! Sophie misses you head pats and tummy rubs too! The holiday's are a great time to come, if Herlinda is around, that's when her "baking genes" kick in . . .Mmm Mmm! Please come... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

My husband and I spent 5 nights here in October 2014. It is accurately portrayed on line. We had the larger rooms upstairs and welcomed the spaciousness. It's also very clean and quiet. We like to self cater so it suited us well. I would have welcomed a dishwasher and my husband wished for air conditioning as it was difficult... More 

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HaleNalo, Owner at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Mahalo for the nice review! We're very glad you enjoyed the ZEN Treehouse. The well-designed Garden Suites, although smaller in size, have the bonus of opening to our lush and shady tropical gardens. We do hope you come again soon! HN (P.S. This past October was unusually warm; thank you for taking it in stride.) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Hale 'Nalo. My husband and I went to Oahu in November to get married on the beach near this rental location and we were very happy with our decision to stay there. The room was nice and spacious. I'm so happy that we stayed here instead of in the touristy Waikiki area. The location... More 

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Aloha Christine! Thank you for your kind review. We enjoyed having you 2 here for your wedding and honeymoon. A nice balance of relaxing on gorgeous Waimanalo Beach and checking out other sites on Oahu is, in our opinion, the perfect getaway. Nice job! And yes- we would love to host your stay here next time, say, on an anniversary?... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

My girlfriend stayed for 8 days, I joined her for the last 4. What a great spot! We had a large room with a super comfortable bed, a great big bathroom and shower, and two doors opening into the secluded back yard. The place is immaculately kept up, looking as if it was just built a week ago. The location... More 

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Aloha Greg, Thank you for your great review of our property! We really enjoyed hosting you and "R" and were glad you could make some Hawaii Time to relax. Come back "when can" we look forward to seeing you again! HN More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My wife and I stayed 8 days at Hale Nalo in late October 2014. It was our second stay as our first was in 2012 when we stayed for about a week as well. Why do we like Hale Nalo? It’s really pretty simple – it fits the way that we want to take vacations. When we travel, we would... More 

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HaleNalo, Manager at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

Aloha Rob & Cindy! Thank you for your kind and on point review. We love it and feel honored when great people like you return and share your vacation time with us. As for the beer can holder in the shower? Herlinda says, "Hey! Why doesn't he just get one of those beer can hat thingies?" Maybe we'll add that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We stayed in Hale ‘Nalo for one week in the end of September, in a garden suite. All arrival guidance and reservation related questions were handled promptly via email before our trip. Drive to the location from Honolulu was easy and we would recommend renting a car if you want to see or do something else than only stay in... More 

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HaleNalo, Owner at Hale 'Nalo Beach Rentals, responded to this review

We appreciate this feedback. On air conditioning: our eco-friendly property runs on 28-photovoltaic solar panels (hence no a/c) and we make every effort to keep rooms comfortable using fans, shade trees and cross-ventilation. Although most of the year these measures are adequate, we’ve just added a through-roof fan to improve night comfort. Hot months: July-Oct. If heat is a concern,... More 

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